4 days in Iceland Itinerary

4 days in Iceland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Iceland vacation planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Reykjavik
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Geysir
— 1 night
Bus to Reykjavík - BSÍ, Fly to Husavik

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Reykjavik

— 2 nights
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Explore Reykjavik's surroundings by going to Thingvellir National Park (in Thingvellir) and Thermal Spas (in Grindavik). The adventure continues: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, pause for some photo ops at Sun Voyager, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, and get your game on at Mink Viking Portrait Studio.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Reykjavik trip planner.

Husavik to Reykjavik is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Reykjavik can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Geysir.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Spas

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 29 — 31:

Geysir

— 1 night
Geysir tourism revolves around a famed geyser, which goes from very calm to extremely volatile depending on the subterranean seismic activity at the time.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): admire the sheer force of Bruarfoss Waterfall, take in the natural beauty of Geysir, witness a stunning natural landmark at Strokkur, then take in the dramatic scenery at Gullfoss Falls, and finally take in the natural beauty of Haukadalur.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Geysir tour itinerary app.

Drive from Reykjavik to Geysir in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Geysir

Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 1:

Iceland travel guide

4.5
Waterfalls · Churches · Thermal Spas
Land of Fire and Ice
Experience the drama of this mountainous island in the North Atlantic, from glacial rivers to rushing waterfalls and geothermal hot spots. Iceland's cities, like its capital Reykjavik, are home to passionate natives who honor their Icelandic culture and history. Venture from the cities to experience the country's most powerful attraction: its breathtaking landscapes. Take a trip to one of the island's renowned national parks, see the effects of volcanic activity, and go for a dip in one of its many lakes. A haven for outdoor recreation, you can glacier hike, whitewater raft, and swim in natural pools.